A teenager died Friday night when a car crossed the center line and struck the vehicle he was driving Friday night near Cleburne.
Jesus Rene Delapaz, 23, of Cleburne, was driving west on Farm Road 3048 a few miles northeast of Cleburne about 5:10 p.m. Friday, when it was raining, according to a Department of Public Safety spokesman. Delapaz’s car crossed over into the oncoming lane, striking a car on the driver’s side.
The driver of the other car, Jay Greenidge, 18, of Keene, was transported to a Fort Worth hospital, and died about an hour later, according to the DPS and the medical examiner.
Delapaz and two passengers in Greenidge’s car were also transported to the hospital.
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Another vehicle struck debris from the crash, but the driver wasn’t injured.
-- Mark David Smith